Mr Dacian Ciolos

Commissioner of Agriculture and Rural Development, European Commission

Born 27 July 1969 in Zalau, Romania
Earlier Head of the Presidential Commission on Agricultural Development Public Policy of Romania, Agriculture and Rural Development Minister2007: Undersecretary of State for European Affairs with the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Developmen.

A thriving agricultural sector will be of strategic importance in Europe’s future development, not only in ensuring food security, preserving the environment and protecting the countryside, but also in facing new challenges such as climate change while providing a fair standard of living for farmers. The successive reforms of the past decade have modernised the common agricultural policy.

– As Commissioner with responsibility for Agriculture and Rural Development I will continue to drive this process of adaptation and restructuring, to adapt to a changing and more challenging European and global environment.

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